Gala Updates & Reminders

We are so excited to celebrate our inaugural “It Matters to That One” gala with friends and supporters at the Pacific Club on October 4. The evening will be emceed by Dawn O’Brien, Tony Silva, and the renowned Auctioneer Joe Teipel. Guests will enjoy musical entertainment by Ben Vegas and Maila Gibson, as well as a special hula dance by longtime Merrie Monarch competitor, Tania Van Scoy.



Attire: No shorts or slippahs! Evening dress must adhere to the Pacific Club’s dress code policy as follows: Business, Business Casual, and Aloha Attire are acceptable for both men and women. Jeans, shorts, collarless shirts, gym shoes, rubber slippers, open toed shoes for men, and any other clothing that would be considered revealing are NOT permitted.

Time: Doors open at 5:45 p.m. and event ends at 10 p.m.

Directions + Parking: Directions to The Pacific Club can be found here. Valet parking is provided.

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Food + Drinks: The evening includes pupu, champagne, and a gourmet buffet dinner.

Silent Auction: We have an incredible list of items, including a sailing adventure for eight, Eric Arakawa surfboard, wine and gift sets, and more.

Live Auction: It’s going to be a lively evening as our live auction is filled with amazing items, including a Balboa bamboo finish standup paddle board, ocean view staycation for two, and a seven night safari at Ezulwini Game Lodges!


We are delighted to be partnering with various members of our local community for this fundraising and awareness event:

Diamond Title Sponsor:

Diamond Sponsor - Hawaiian Values

Gold Sponsor:

Simplicity HR by ALTRES

Silver Sponsor:

ppcbuyers blue                    KP_Thrive_307
Bronze Sponsor:

annie kime          RNS-logo-250-blue                     MATSON_HI                         FirstHawaiianBank

Special thanks to Kate Aspen and Under a Hula Moon for donating beautiful gifts for our gala guests and sponsored tables, and to all of our generous in-kind donors!

under-a-hula-moon   KateAspen


ATP Ministries Hawaii LK Atelier
Local Living Design Studio
Britton Gallery (Michelle Bachman) Mahina
Buzz’s Original Steakhouse Martell’s
Cactus Restaurant Matt Would Craft
Camp Mokule’ia Mo-Made Jewelry
Candice Garrison Nak on Wood
Ceramics… North Shore Soap Factory
Cerritos Beach Resorts Oahu Photo Booths
Cholo’s Olive Boutique
Chosen Few Clothing Pedego Kailua, LLC
Colin Redican Personal Donation – David & Sharon Fairbanks
Compleat Kitchen Personal Donation – Dwight Kaleohano
Connie Hennings-Chilton Personal Donation – Linda Weiland
Eric Arakawa Personal Donation – Lou Margulies
Erin Delventhal Personal Donation – Mary Witthans
Everything Moves Personal Donation – Maureen King
Ezulwini Game Lodges Personal Donation – Sally Bartholowmew
Galveso Enteprises Personal Donation – Stephanie Buck
Gente Hawaii, Inc Personal Donation – Sue Bixler
Guava Shop Personal Donation – Tammy Bitanga
Gypsea & Flower Child Princess Kaiulani
Happiness Hawaii R&S Automotive LLC
Heart Horse Red Bamboo
Hilton Hawaiian Village Romance Me LLC
Kai Ku Hale Sand People
Kailua General Store Shaka Ono
Kailua Racquet Club Sorelle
Kalapawai Market Sunshine Arts Gallery
Kanile’a Ukulele Surftech
Kerbox Swanson Art
Konani The Grove
Kristin Wood Tiare Creations
Ku’uleilani Day Spa Tori Richard, Ltd
Kualoa Ranch Wide Awakened Healing & Acupuncture
Lanikai Bath and Body Wyland Gallery
Lei Lei’s Bar & Grill Y. Hata



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